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Modern Language Quarterly (1955) 16 (3): 237–246.
Published: 01 September 1955
...Douglas Knight Copyright © 1955 by Duke University Press 1955 THE DEVELOPMENT OF POPE’S ILIAD PREFACE A STUDY OF THE MANUSCRIPT By DOUGLASKNIGHT Now that Pope has begun to recover something of his proper posi- tion...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1947) 8 (3): 342–354.
Published: 01 September 1947
... of Sarpedon, the Trojan captain, in the twelfth book of the Iliad. Before the appear- ance of The Rape of the Lock, this speech of Sarpedon to Glaucus had already been made familiar to eighteenth-century readers in three translations or adaptations : that of Motteux, the translator...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1955) 16 (4): 344–359.
Published: 01 December 1955
..., is compared to the coming of night.’ More typical of Homeric imagery, however, is the use of the extended comparison, which had already become traditional by the time the Iliad and Odyssey had * In the text and notes Laum. stands for the critical edition of Ronsard by Paul Laumonier...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1959) 20 (1): 98–100.
Published: 01 March 1959
...Frank W. Jones Allardyce Nicoll. Vol. I: The Iliad. Vol. II: The Odyssey and the Lesser Homerica. New York: Pantheon Books, Bollingen Series XLI, 1956. I, xxii + 749; II, xvi + 654. $10.00 the et. Copyright © 1958 by Duke University Press 1959 98 Reviews...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1953) 14 (4): 341–347.
Published: 01 December 1953
... have fallen into Hell when the poem opens. It is not until we get to Books 5-8 inclusive that we find out the causes of the War in Heaven and of the Fall of the Angels. Where did Milton get the suggestion for this innovation? From reading the Iliad, the Odyssey, and the Aeneide and from...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2010) 71 (2): 107–127.
Published: 01 June 2010
...,” however, Du Bellay could not have meant classical epic in the strict sense, since he cited Ariosto’s Orlando furioso as a contemporary work equaling that of the ancients and even suggested that the subject matter of a Lancelot or Tristan could be made into an “admirable Iliade & laborieuse Eneïde...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1998) 59 (4): 511–514.
Published: 01 December 1998
... the body, various ways to experience, direct, evade, control, or anticipate particular bodies’ courses through life to death. The genius of his book lies in the details, where (I suggest) the genius of literary criticism itself lies. For example, Staten offers a brilliant reading of the Iliad...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2015) 76 (4): 522–524.
Published: 01 December 2015
... chapters to epic allusion, it provides fine comments on Milton’s treatment of “the story of [the] private couple” (199), Adam and Eve, in terms of the Odyssey . Quint argues that in Paradise Lost Odyssean domesticity supersedes the Iliadic story of conquest and battles; the design of Milton’s poem...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1981) 42 (1): 85–87.
Published: 01 March 1981
..., quite reasonably, that Shakespeare and Chapman knew and responded to each other’s writing, and this premise dictates a chronological sequence of consideration: the Iliads, Troilus, Bussy, Antony, Byron, and Coriolanus. This is not, however, exclusively a study of influence between two authors...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2023) 84 (4): 529–550.
Published: 01 December 2023
... and characteristically perverse move, Richards also responded to Shannon and Weaver in the preface to his simplified English translation of Homer’s Iliad (the same translation that later formed the basis of his television series The Wrath of Achilles ). Richards’s goal with the translation, he writes, is to produce...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1974) 35 (1): 16–29.
Published: 01 March 1974
.... In each of these cases, the pattern is most fully developed in the Johnson, and in most cases, it is more fully developed than in any individual poem of Dryden’s or Pope’s. In these terms, the verse of The Vanzty of Human Wishes is most closely related to that of Windsor-Forest, Pope’s Iliad...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1990) 51 (1): 44–62.
Published: 01 March 1990
... here. When Cans considers the quarrel between Agamemnon and Achilleus in the opening of the Iliad, he observes that the relationship between the warriors is spelled out in the circumstances developing from Achilleus’s promise...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1959) 20 (1): 97–98.
Published: 01 March 1959
.... BERNARDF. HUPP~ Harpur College Stute University of New York Chapman’s Homer. Edited by ALLARDYCENICOLL. Vol. I: The Iliad. Vol. 11: The Odyssey and the Lesser Homerica. New York: Pantheon Books, Bol- lingen Series XLI, 1956. I, xxii 4- 749; 11, xvi + 654. $10.00 the set...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1959) 20 (1): 100–101.
Published: 01 March 1959
...Alexander Sackton John J. Enck. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1957. Pp. viii + 281. $5.00. Copyright © 1958 by Duke University Press 1959 memorabile (on Odyssey IX. 300, where the talk is of Maron’s memorable wine) ; but what will he do with Scoptick (on Iliad XIII. 724...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1982) 43 (3): 291–293.
Published: 01 September 1982
... he selects two episodes in the Iliad in which Hera plots against, or seduces, Zeus. Early commentators, possibly worried by the an- thropomorphism, “applied these passages to meteorological phenomena” (p. 4), identifying Hera with air. As Murrin admits, an early allegorist could find...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1951) 12 (2): 137–149.
Published: 01 June 1951
..., And dims by midnight lamps her beamless eyes; With Iliads travestied, to age she stoops, In fustian withers, and o’er crambo droops. No conquest now, Victoria, shalt thou boast ; The second victim to Achilles’ ghost !21 If it were not for the general...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2014) 75 (1): 103–106.
Published: 01 March 2014
...-­century France and condemned rebellion against monarchies, all Vance Review 105 the while denouncing both sides in the religious conflict. By contrast, the study of prudence and wisdom in the Huguenot Sponde’s commentary on the Iliad (1583) focuses...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2014) 75 (1): 106–111.
Published: 01 March 2014
...-­century France and condemned rebellion against monarchies, all Vance Review 105 the while denouncing both sides in the religious conflict. By contrast, the study of prudence and wisdom in the Huguenot Sponde’s commentary on the Iliad (1583) focuses...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2014) 75 (1): 112–115.
Published: 01 March 2014
... sides in the religious conflict. By contrast, the study of prudence and wisdom in the Huguenot Sponde’s commentary on the Iliad (1583) focuses on Agamemnon and Achilles rather than on Odys- seus and Nestor to highlight abusive power and its victims. In the final two chapters Bizer argues...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2014) 75 (1): 115–118.
Published: 01 March 2014
... and condemned rebellion against monarchies, all Vance Review 105 the while denouncing both sides in the religious conflict. By contrast, the study of prudence and wisdom in the Huguenot Sponde’s commentary on the Iliad (1583) focuses on Agamemnon...